Justin Richards’ Doctor Who: The Legend has been revised and updated for the return of the series. The high-quality glossy book, first released for the show’s 40th anniversary in 2003, has also been retitled as Doctor Who: The Legend Continues.
The synopsis is found below.
Doctor Who: The Legend Continues is a large format, lavishly illustrated paperback book, published to celebrate the exciting new phase of the UK s most popular science-fiction series. Fully updated with exclusive new series material, this epic publication takes the reader on a journey through five decades of TV history, covering every one of the TV stories.
Each entry includes a summary of events, new facts about the characters and fascinating behind-the-scenes information. Stunningly illustrated with a vast collection of photographs, including previously unseen pictures from archives and private collections, this book is a must-have not only for die-hard Doctor Who fans, but for those who have been thrilled by the new series and anyone who has a fondness for the show. As well as providing a unique overview of the series, it includes features on the make-up, special effects and merchandise that have all contributed to the Doctor Who legend.
Ranging from our first glimpse of the TARDIS in a junkyard on a cold November evening in 1963 to the current Doctor, Christopher Eccleston, Doctor Who: The Legend Continues is a comprehensive, stylish and evocative guide to five decades of tea-time time travel.
The book is scheduled for release October 13, 2005 and is 432 pages.